...Before we jump into these recommendations, let me make one more point perfectly clear. These are not necessarily recommendations for the perfect LinkedIn profile if you're looking for a job. I am writing this from my own perspective, as someone who is using their LinkedIn profile to connect with influencers, partners or prospects. I already have a business and I am counting on LinkedIn to help me grow that businessand reach more of their nearly 200 million active monthly users.
All of the recommendations below are just that, recommendations. Take 'em or leave 'em however you'd like. Each can be implemented by going to LinkedIn, logging in, clicking on Profile in the top menu and then clicking on the greyEdit button. This will put your profile in edit mode, and you'll be able to change anything you need to. You may also want to take advantage of LinkedIn's suggestions and recommendations by clicking on the blue Complete My Profile button. LinkedIn will ask you a series of probing questions designed to get your profile even more complete....
"Have you been trying to use LinkedIn to promote your business, only to be frustrated by the network's focus on resumes and jobs? Jayme Soulati shows how to optimize your LinkedIn profile for success."
Peggo is a Digital Video Recorder (DVR) that records MP3s of your favorite online videos. Peggo's packed with great features like integrated search, automatic silence removal, audio normalization, subtrack offsets, and artist and title tags. Peggo automatically removes unwanted silence from the beginning and end of videos so you get a beautiful MP3 with just the good stuff. In addition, Peggo also normalizes the volume of every recording to the same, comfortable level so you never have to reach for the volume dial between MP3s again.
Guest blogger Michael Michalko explains that everyone is an artist and that it takes belief and persistence to nurture this quality. He offers seven principles about creative thinking that he wishes he'd known as a student.
Marshall BarnesFounder, Director of SuperScience for High School PhysicsSome of these I agree with in regard Edison and 1000 failures before finging a light filament and worthy of a read in his Paranovation blog~Especialy his claims to producing Video Rock early on~
Make something your passion aboutshare their tips on how you can cultivate a huge following of your own.
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Make something your passionate about ~ Rosanna Pansino, Michelle Phan, and Bethany Mota -- representing the most-watched fashion, DIY, and cooking channels on YouTube -- share their tips on how you can cultivate a huge following of your own. Rosanna Pansino, Michelle Phan, and Bethany Mota -- representing the most-watched fashion, DIY, and cooking channels on YouTube -- share their tips on how you can cultivate a huge following of your own.
Looking for the best video editing software? We have easy-to-read, expert unbiased reviews and feature comparisons of the best and cheapest programs.
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Video editing is far more than just triming clips and arranging them on the timeline.The best video editing software enables you to enhance and elevate simple footage in to something entertaining compelling and fun.These creative tools should be both easily accessible to beginners and powerful enough for skilled user.
Want to add sheen to your mixdowns?Here are a few things to consider (RT @SKIOMusic: 5 tips for #producing pro-sounding polished mixes by @futuremusicmag http://t.co/RsA21g83zU #edm #ableton #logicpro...
The best video publishing tools categorized and sorted into a fast-access directory. In this new free catalog of online tools and services that I have been culling for a few months in the background, you can find over 100 tools that I have personally tested and verified, that can help you with your online video publishing needs. This tools directory already includes over 22 different categories including: Video sharingLive streamingVideo editing toolsScreencasting and video captureVideo stock footageWebcam utilitiesTeleprompting toolsTools to make a video interactiveVideo playerVideo codecsVideo encoding services Free to use. Full directory: https://video-publishing.zeef.com/ Feel free to suggest more relevant tools where appropriate.
Free high-resolution pictures you can use on your personal and commercial projects. Click on an image to download the high-resolution version. New awesome pictures added weekly! All pictures were captured by Ryan McGuire of Bells Design and free of copyright restrictions.
VideoLast night, I was at the Prudential Center in Newark NJ for the last show of the first leg of Bruce Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball Tour. I’ve been to dozens of Springsteen shows over the years, stretching back to The River tour, and I’m shocked...
Bruce Spingsteen has always been a shaker and mover "The Boss" in some circles, some good advice for performers ~ he 'Rocks" in my opinion~ Includes several videos originally but only here now is live "Janey Don’t You Lose Heart”~
When you master copywriting fundamentals you can take those skills anywhere. Take the Problem-Agitate-Solve formula for example ...The formula works like this:- Identify a problem- Agitate that problem- Trot out the solutionIts applications are endless....
How to Make Financially Responsible Movies Bloomberg It basically looks at all the problems in the antiquated systems in the advertising business. Brands are having a harder and harder time reaching consumers.
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They make 15 movies a year and sound tracks ~ Has 100,s of pre-sold over seas out side of USA outlets.Studios doing big films~$20-60million Films~85% make a profit.People as a brand.Access to film TV..Content they selling ~" Maker~"s content creative people not payed bought by Disney~ Relativity Media Founder and CEO Ryan Kavanaugh discusses his company’s approach to film from the 2014 Milken Global Conference on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.”
Variety: "As Netflix and Amazon bulk up on original entertainment, they’re largely focused on buying TV series, which perform better on their services than movies do. The result is that indie moviemakers are starting to think more about crafting, episodic TV-like projects for play on digital screens."
Achieve great bottom-end: design a drum that fits perfectly with your bass.A quick and frustration-free solution: cut out hours of hunting through samples.You can reuse your existing drum sample library.Incredibly useful instant drag-and-drop sample export: Get your attack, blend with the synth engine – drag straight from the plugin into your DAW arrange.No complex envelopes to set, just sensible knobs for instant results.Plugin Boutique in collaboration with Credland Audio proudly presents their first proprietary plugin...
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Achieve great bottom-end: design a drum that fits perfectly with your bass.A quick and frustration-free solution: cut out hours of hunting through samples.You can reuse your existing drum sample library.Incredibly useful instant drag-and-drop sample export: Get your attack, blend with the synth engine – drag straight from the plugin into your DAW arrange.No complex envelopes to set, just sensible knobs for instant results.